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Vampire Weekend (music group)

Vampire Weekend hits L.A. for upcoming album

Vampire Weekend hits L.A. for upcoming album

Two months after premiering a peppy new song, "Unbelievers," on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Vampire Weekend has announced that its upcoming third studio album is set to be released this spring on XL Recordings. The still-untitled disc will follow up 2010's "Contra," which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200.

Speaking to SPIN, frontman Ezra Koenig and keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij said the band recorded portions of the album in Los Angeles with Ariel Rechtshaid, a former member of L.A.'s Foreign Born who's since become known for his production and...